Howard J. Rollins, 71, of Rossville, Georgia passed away Saturday, December 29, 2012 at his residence. He was formerly of Columbus, GA and a native of Alabama. He was preceded in death by his Parents, James and Daisy Rollins, Brothers, Harrell, Bobby, Charles, Harley and several extended family members. Survivors include his Daughters, Sandra (Chris) Thrash and Michelle (Shannon) Riley of Columbus, GA, Brothers, Jimmy (Jane) Rollins, Pisgah, AL, Lebron (Angel) Rollins, LaFayette, GA, Sisters, Rose Ann Waldon, Pisgah, AL, Sylvia (John) Dibb, Social Circle, GA, Frances (Ed) Sills, Trion, GA, Mary (Gene) Foster and Lisa (Martin) Rawlston, both of Rossville, GA, Granddaughter, Brittany Riley, several Nieces and Nephews. The family will receive friends from 5-9 PM Wednesday at the funeral home. Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM Thursday in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Steve Burns officiating. Interment will follow in Chattanooga National Cemetery. Arrangements are by Wilson Funeral Homes, LaFayette Chapel.